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1. A Model of Commitment A Model of Commitment April 25, 2009 Photo and obituary Of Gertrude Hooker Keith (1915-2009), the first African American woman on the Kansas City school board and the first director of the Wayne Miner Housing Project. An active community...

2. An Interview With Samuel U. Rodgers An Interview With Samuel U. Rodgers 1988-08-02; 1988 Samuel U. Rodgers was chosen for the project as a representative of the African American community and as a physician concerned with health care for the poor in Kansas City, Missouri. He was born in Alabama,...

3. Center to Adopt Name of Its First, Only Director Center to Adopt Name of Its First, Only Director May 31, 1988 Article about Dr. Samuel Rodgers, the new namesake in 1988 of the Samuel U. Rodgers Community Health Center, formerly called the Wayne Miner Health Center. Dr. Rodgers was the first and only director of...

4. Former Director of Major Housing Project Dies Former Director of Major Housing Project Dies March 27, 2009 Article about the life of Dr. Gertrude Hooker Keith, 94, first director of the Wayne Miner Housing Project. She also worked on numerous community projects including the Spirit of Freedom Fountain, Bruce...

5. Health Center Head Is Named Health Center Head Is Named October 13, 1967 Dr. Samuel Rodgers appointed director of the new neighborhood health center to be opened soon [in 1967] at Wayne Miner court. Dr. Rodgers was also "a partner in group practice at the Doctors clinic" at...

6. New Housing Makes Old Site an Ideal Area New Housing Makes Old Site an Ideal Area November/21/1960 Photo and article about the Wayne Miner Court public housing facility, named for a black Kansas City veteran of World War I.

7. Wayne Miner Court Wayne Miner Court May 3, 1987 The Wayne Miner Court at 11th and Woodland Avenues "was named for a Kansas City soldier who was killed in France three hours before the end of World War I. Miner had volunteered to carry ammunition to...

8. Wayne Miner Court Housing Development Wayne Miner Court Housing Development 1962-08-07 View of the Wayne Miner Housing Development located between 9th and 11th and Woodland and Brooklyn in Kansas City, Missouri.

9. Wayne Miner Court Housing Project Wayne Miner Court Housing Project November 17, 1960 The project (Wayne Miner Court housing project) was named for a Negro soldier from Kansas City who was killed in France three hours before the end of World War I. Miner had volunteered to carry ammunition...

10. Wayne Miner Public Housing Wayne Miner Public Housing June 5, 1983 Demolition of the Wayne Miner Housing unit was on Saturday, February 28, 1987.

11. Wayne Miner Public Housing Wayne Miner Public Housing Photos and information on the Wayne Miner Court public housing complex opened in 1960 between 9th, 11th, Woodland and Brooklyn Avenue (1940 East 11th Street). Planned and built by the Kansas City Housing...